Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday welcomed North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the Vostochny Cosmodrome, Russia’s most modern space flight center. – I’m glad to see you, said the Russian leader.
Dictator of North Korea Kim Jong Un on Wednesday morning he arrived at the Vostochny Cosmodrome, where he met with the President of Russia Vladimir Putin. “I’m glad to see you,” Vladimir Putin said, shaking Kim’s hand for about 40 seconds. – This is our new cosmodrome – said the Russian president, and then showed his guest around the most modern facility of this type in Russia.
Through a translator, Kim thanked Putin for the invitation and warm welcome.
Meeting of the leaders of Russia and North Korea
Western analysts and journalists assumed that the topic of the talks would be the supply of North Korean weapons to Russia, mainly artillery shells. When asked whether Putin and Kim would talk about arms supplies, the Kremlin spokesman said Dmitry Peskov he replied that Moscow and Pyongyang cooperate in “sensitive areas” that should not be made public, Interfax reported.
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